Queensland voluntary assisted dying pharmacy (QVAD-Pharmacy)

Pharmacists employed by QVAD-Pharmacy are the authorised suppliers of the voluntary assisted dying substance in Queensland. They are responsible for managing the supply of the voluntary assisted dying substance. The pharmacists may also dispose of unused substance that has been supplied for self-administration.

QVAD-Pharmacy will provide you, your coordinating doctor, administering doctor or nurse and contact person with information and support regarding the voluntary assisted dying substance including:

  • collection
  • preparation
  • administration
  • disposal.

Your coordinating doctor will provide more information on QVAD-Pharmacy, including how to contact them if you make a self-administration decision.